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Adhesive Bonding vs. Ultrasonic Welding in Medical Device Assembly

By AMS Machines | September 14, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a tremendous amount of pressure on medical device manufacturers to design and build devices, like respirators, and products, like personal protective equipment (PPE), at a rapid pace. Automating medical device assemblies is one way to fast track production, but selecting the right manufacturing methods is an important part of the…

Automation for Plastic Processors

Injection Molding Solutions Case Study: Automation for Plastic Processors

By AMS Machines | September 2, 2021

Problem Wilbert Plastics Services, a North Carolina based injection molding company, had a great project that required an automated solution that could meet their customer’s growing demand. They needed an automated solution to meet and exceed their customer production requirements. Meeting the high-volume demand would require multiple turnkey machines to automate the process of inserting…

Hermetic Seal Manufacturing

Automation 101: Hermetic Seal in Manufacturing

By AMS Machines | August 24, 2021

What is a hermetic seal, and how is it used in manufactured products? Simply, hermetic sealing is an advanced product-sealing method intended to hold back microscopic foreign materials from entering a container. Food and beverage containers, pharmaceutical products, medical devices, medical implants, electronic instruments, first-responder equipment…the list of products that use hermetic sealing goes on…

Manufacturing Labor Gap

The Pandemic’s Effect on Manufacturing Labor Gap

By AMS Machines | August 17, 2021

A recent report commissioned by The Workforce Institute at UKG found that manufacturers are emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic on solid footing, but that two-thirds are still struggling with the manufacturing labor gap.  The report, “The Resilience of Manufacturing: Strengthening people operations and bridging the talent gap amid crisis,” surveyed more than 300 hiring decision-makers…

Cincinnati Best Places to Work

AMS a Finalist for Cincinnati Best Places to Work by Cincinnati Business Courier

By AMS Machines | August 13, 2021

The Best Places to Work competition, sponsored by the Cincinnati Business Courier, celebrates local companies that strive to keep employees happy, challenged and engaged.  We are pleased to be finalists for the 2021 award!  Creating a great work environment helps us retain top talent and is an essential part of being named among the best…

Automated Medical Device Manufacturing Benefits

Automated Medical Device Manufacturing Benefits

By AMS Machines | August 3, 2021

Are You Missing Out on Automated Medical Device Manufacturing Benefits? When you hear the word “automation,” do you feel drawn in or pushed away? We find that automation can mean a wide variety of things to different people. To industrial manufacturers specifically, automation tends to either represent an opportunity to trade human inefficiencies for machine reliability,…

Ultrasonic Welding for Automotive

Case Study: Automated Ultrasonic Welding for Automotive Applications

By AMS Machines | July 27, 2021

Your average automobile contains about 30,000 individual components put together into approximately 1,800 separate assemblies, all of which are just as important as the next. Assemblies are typically manufactured by “part suppliers” on the open market competing for the business of major auto manufacturers. The vehicle manufacturers then buy up these parts and aggregate them into…

Automated Leak Testing Saves Time

5 Ways Automated Leak Testing Saves Time

By AMS Machines | July 20, 2021

Your manufacturing business is challenged to keep up with increasing demand, and one of the largest areas of opportunity that you see is in your manual leak testing process. An investment in automated leak test equipment seems plausible, but how can you quantify the benefits and communicate that up the ladder well enough to gain…

Automation Quote

Standardized Automation Quote Process Fast-Tracks Success

By Marshall Hornsby | July 13, 2021

New projects can be exciting and stressful. Timelines, budgets and communication among internal and external parties are just some of the many factors that contribute to project success from the start. Understanding and implementing each of those aspects takes time, but the RFQ process should not. AMS has developed an automation quote process to make…

We understand you’re overworked and under pressure.

You need to trim costs and boost profits. Your salespeople have made promises to customers and now you have to deliver. You know that automating your manufacturing processes will help, but choosing an automation systems supplier can feel like jumping off a cliff. We are proud to present automated manufacturing solutions for America's dedicated manufacturers.

At, AMS you can count on us for automated manufacturing solutions and our:

  • 99.5% delivery record and 97% customer satisfaction
  • Proven 17-step process
  • Reduce your risk with our “Engineering only” option: Work with us on the engineering before committing to a build partner

Rely on Our Experience in Your Industry

Count on our engineering team, application development lab and decades of experience.


Our precise and reliable leak testing and plastic joining systems help you manufacture safe and reliable medical devices.

Plastic Processors

Increase productivity and profitability with custom automation for contract manufacturing.


We work with you to identify, design and implement solutions that fit your appliance parts and other products manufacturing.


Cut costs and boost productivity with effective automation systems designed for your automotive, truck and off-road components.

Looking for Automated Manufacturing Solutions?

Check out the blog posts above to learn about all-things automation, including air leak testing, automated plastic processing, medical device automation, heated nut insertion and more.

We also have data sheets for each of the products that we offer, as well as videos showing our machines, and team, in action.

We want to empower American manufacturers. That's why we continue to learn and share our knowledge as a member of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO). AMS has 20 years of experience in the industry, so we are excited to share our best automated manufacturing solutions.


Surefire Automation Plan

  • Share your automation goals with one of our application engineers.
  • We’ll guide you through our proven process.
  • Sit back and enjoy the outstanding results.